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by Dennis M. Myers, 05/20/2020

Earlier this year my favorite rock band released their most recent creation. The new CD is called Conqueror. Before this one was released, each succeeding album was harder than the last. World Domination is very near head-banging music. Some of which was difficult for me to listen to. Don't get me wrong, I love their music, but I still play their previous release more often. Just Bring It is etched into my heart. Conqueror is a departure from everything they had done previously. Edgier, softer, harder, they said they wanted the effect to be "turbulence" and they succeeded qu... [More]

Writer's Block

by Dennis M. Myers, 05/16/2020

Imagine you are the story, standing in the sunlight. You turn and see your shadow. The darkness is your empty page. Now understand that you are also the sun, and writer's block is just you, getting in the way of your own brilliance.

You are a shining star ready to illuminate your story. Now go write something. Anything. It doesn't matter. Just get started. You can always change it later. Get that first draft done. Tell yourself how the story goes. Then you can work on the next draft, crafting it into a great story. The story you know is inside you. Set it free. Illuminate the world. [More]


by Dennis M. Myers, 05/13/2020

Why do they call it the novel coronavirus? It’s a long story…

Why don’t chefs find coronavirus jokes funny? They’re in bad taste.

I’ll tell you a coronavirus joke now, but you’ll have to wait two weeks to see if you got it.

Nail salons, hair salons, waxing center and tanning places are closed. It’s about to get ugly out there.

Finland just closed its borders. You know what that means. No one will be crossing the finish line.

What do you tell yourself when you wake up late for work and realize you have a fever? Self, I so late.

Did you h... [More]